Melissa Skinas, DVM, is an Emergency Medicine Veterinarian who joined MedVet Mobile in July 2019. Dr. Skinas earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Colorado Denver, followed by her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in Fort Collins, CO.
Following her graduation, Dr. Skinas completed a yearlong rotating small animal medicine and surgery internship the University of Georgia in Athens, GA.
Dr. Skinas’ favorite part of veterinary medicine is seeing pets through their recovery from illness and getting to witness the change in their demeanor, and the relief and gratitude of their owners
When not treating patients, Dr. Skinas can be found cuddling her chihuahua, Butters, practicing yoga, and hiking, camping, or snowboarding. She is also passionate about the environment and being environmentally conscious whenever she can.
- Bachelor of Science degree in Biology: University of Colorado Denver (Denver, CO)
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: Colorado State University's College of Veterinary Medicine (Fort Collins, CO)
- Yearlong Rotating Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship: University of Georgia (Athens, GA)